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Writing Workshops & Retreats - France, Italy, North Carolina


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Love France & Italy?

Only a few spaces left for our fall Writeaways.
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Sometimes writers just need to get away. 



That's why we've created Writeaways - writing getaways - to help you find the time you need to write. We provide writing instruction, fabulous food and company in beautiful places, and an inspiring place for you to take a writing vacation with your muse, and maybe a good friend. 

For any writer who has been in a writers' workshop, where fellow writers critique your work with the idea that “we know how to fix it,” this is not that workshop. In Writeaways, you'll get the support you've always needed as a writer - and be able to share that support with others.

Great experience. Great adventure. I HIGHLY recommend this writing workshop.
— Jean, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Writeaways work for any level of writer. Maybe you've been writing for years, and could use some extra inspiration and support. Perhaps you used to write in your younger days, and miss that part of yourself.  Or maybe you've always wanted to write, but never found the right time.

Now's the time.

Join us September 26-October 3, 2019 for our seventh Writeaway in France or October 5-12, 2019 for our fourth Writeaway in Italy. And stay tuned…We’ll be announcing our 2020 dates very soon!

If you're feeling particularly adventurous, combine our Writeaway in Italy with the Writeaway in France for The Grand Tour, two weeks of writing in Europe.

Discover more about our adventures at Blogaways.

To create  a custom-designed Writeaway for yourself and your friends, email us at

Find out what people are saying about the Writeaway in France in this video.



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